I started this blog with the intention of doing two things:Documenting the books I read and sharing them with others Conducting a genre study for Speculative Fiction
Most people who have read the blog always ask one thing: what IS speculative fiction?
A quick Google search proved useless on the subject - disproving the common belief that Google knows all. The most common definitions I came across were:
Speculative fiction is always set in a world that is other than the one we are familiar with.
Okay - so this definition encompasses Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings,...